Deadline & Requirements


  Final Deadlines
Spring 2014
Priority Deadlines
Fall 2014
Final Deadlines
Fall 2014
M.A. & M.Div. December 1, 2013 January 15, 2014 August 1, 2014
D.Min. N/A February 1, 2014 August 1, 2014
Non-Degree December 1, 2013 N/A August 1, 2014

For M.A. and M.Div. Applicants: Prospective students are encouraged to submit their applications by the priority deadlines listed above in order to receive consideration for scholarship funding. Though applications received after the priority deadline will be considered for admission as space is available, scholarship offerings may be limited after the priority deadline.


  M.A. M.Div. D.Min. (Mentoring) Non-Degree
Application Form
Application Fee
Personal Statement  
Official Transcripts Required from all institutions attended after high school Required from all institutions attended after high school Required from all institutions attended after high school Required proof of completion of bachelors' degree
Letters of Recommendation Total: 3
2 Academic
1 Applicant's choice
Total: 3
2 Academic
1 Pastoral or Ecclesiastical
Total: 4
2 Academic
1 Denominational Supervisor
1 Ministerial Colleague
Sample Work      
Official TOEFL iBT ✓* ✓* ✓* ✓*
CPE Units Completed     one**  
CPE Supervisor Evaluation     ✓**  

*All applicants for whom English is a second language must submit valid, official, internet based (iBT) Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) scores. Computer based test (CBT) scores will only be accepted if applicant lives in a country that does not offer the iBT. Please request that scores be sent from ETS to Claremont School of Theology (school code: 4710). Requests for a TOEFL waiver are considered on an individual basis. For more details, contact the Office of Admission.

**Required for applicants to the D.Min. in Spiritual Care and Counseling.

For Korean language assistance applying to the "D.Min. in Practical Theology of Healing, Reconciliation and Transformation in Korean Contexts", please contact Dr. K. Samuel Lee at